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Developing the business.

By Fay Miladowska / 23 June 2010

Since exhibiting at Progressive Greetings Live in May a lot has been happening at Fay’s Studio. Firstly I have been very busy working on a freelance illustration project with a great lifestyle photographer, more of which you will find out about soon. I have also been developing my greeting cards in order to move forward with the business.  PG Live gave me the opportunity to meet a new paper and board supplier and a different…

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Progressive Greetings Live 2010

By Fay Miladowska / 02 June 2010

On May 25-26th Fay’s Studio was in Islington, London taking part in its very first trade show. It was a difficult decision taking the plunge into such a large and fairly expensive adventure for my business but I would recommend it to anyone.           Fay’s Studio stand showing the current greeting card ranges and new designs yet to be printed.If you came to visit the show you may have met my wonderful Mum who helped…

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By Fay Miladowska / 07 May 2010

As greeting cards are what I love to design most it would be fitting to share a few facts with you about the industry.  Despite being warned of the difficulty of working in the greeting card industry by peers and tutors (and I not being one to listen to advice) so far I have relished being part of one of the most competitive, exciting, rewarding design jobs there is.  I think many designers would agree…

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By Fay Miladowska / 07 May 2010

My love of illustration goes way way back. It would be foolish to try to say who or what inspired me the most to begin a career in design but it is important to recognise those who excited me years ago and still do to this day. The turning point in design for me was my discovery of Neasden Control Centre and Vault 49 famed for their explosive use of line and multi-layering. This was at a time…

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